Roadmap to SharePoint 2013 content

We are in the process of combining the SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Server 2016 content into a single content set. We appreciate your patience while we reorganize things. See the Applies To tag at the top of each article to find out which version of SharePoint an article applies to.


Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013

Topic Last Modified: 2016-12-16

Content that is available for IT professionals can assist you when you plan, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot SharePoint 2013.

The following downloadable resources, articles on TechNet, video recordings, and related resources provide information about SharePoint 2013.

Download the following content for general information about SharePoint 2013.


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Technical diagrams for SharePoint 2013

These poster-size models provide a visual representation of recommended solutions and correspond to various articles in the library. You can modify these models by using Visio 2013 to reflect your plans for SharePoint 2013 and how it will fit into your own environment.

The following articles are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.


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SharePoint 2013

The library contains current IT pro content. The SharePoint 2013 product team reviewed and approved the articles. Content evolves over the life cycle of SharePoint 2013.

Recently published content for SharePoint 2013

This article contains a list of new or updated content in the TechNet library.

The following video recordings are available to view online or to download.


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Video demos and training for SharePoint 2013

This article contains a list of SharePoint 2013 video demos intended for IT professionals.

The following resources are available from other subject matter experts.


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  • A TechCenter is the primary gateway to in-depth technical information about SharePoint 2013 Through the TechCenter, you can access the following.

    • Resource centers provide specific links to more information specific to a particular feature of SharePoint 2013. You can find resource centers for features such as installation and deployment, Business Connectivity Services, enterprise content management, and enterprise search, to name a few.

    • Locate support and troubleshooting resources for SharePoint 2013. You can search the Microsoft Knowledge Base, TechNet, or blogs for additional help.

Content on MSDN

  • Use this developer center ti find resources for SharePoint developers.



Microsoft SharePoint Team Blog (

This is the official blog of the SharePoint product group. Members of the product team write articles, post product announcements, and add updates.

SharePoint IT Pro (

This is the IT pro documentation team blog. This blog includes documentation highlights and announcements for SharePoint 2013.


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Forums and newsgroups

SharePoint 2013 forums (

The forum provides a place for users and SharePoint 2013 product team members to discuss the product.